With an Excellent Fore-Edge Painting by Martin Frost

    [Fore-Edge Painting]. The Duke of Beaufort and Mowbray Morris. Hunting. From The Badminton Library. London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1888. Fourth Edition. Octavo. xii, 373, [1, blank], [2, ads] pages. With inserted color frontispiece and many intertextual illustrations throughout. Bound by Frost (with his small leather gilt-stamped monogram label on the rear board) in modern three-quarter red levant morocco over black cloth boards, boards ruled in gilt, spine stamped in gilt, with black gilt morocco lettering labels, five raised bands, marbled endleaves. With Frost's signed bookplate, dated 2007. With a handsome fore-edge painting by Frost of a fox hunting scene. Ad leaf in rear torn at gutter, contemporary signature on half-title, some foxing, else fine.

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